In this weeks episode, Jay and Luke examine what makes members of Congress tick. The answer: paranoia.
In this final installment of their ‘Historical Congress’ series, Luke and Jay discuss various facets of the legislative group since the 1990s.
Jay and Luke discuss Congress’s evolution and role after the Watergate scandal.
Episode 70: Congress Confronts the Presidential Government — Progressivism, the New Deal, and the Great Society
Luke and Jay take a look at Congress’s confrontation with reform.
Jay and Luke take a look at the long period of congressional dominance in the 19th century.
Jay and Luke look at Congress in the mid 1800s.
Luke and Jay talk through the early development of Congressional power, the appearance of the committee system, and more.
Jay and Luke take a look at the formal structures and rules that govern Congress in the Constitution.
Jay and Luke are back, this time to discuss the roots of our modern-day Congress.
Picking up with Martin Van Buren in Jackson’s cabinet, Jay and Luke trace the Little Magicians rise to the vice presidency, his political knife fighting with John C. Calhoun, and ...